org.opengis.metadata.acquisition
Interface Requirement


@UML(identifier="MI_Requirement",
     specification=ISO_19115_2)
public interface Requirement

Requirement to be satisfied by the planned data acquisition.

Since:
GeoAPI 2.3

Method Summary
 Citation getCitation()
          Identification of reference or guidance material for the requirement.
 Date getExpiryDate()
          Date and time after which collection is no longer valid.
 Identifier getIdentifier()
          Unique name, or code, for the requirement.
 Priority getPriority()
          Relative ordered importance, or urgency, of the requirement.
 Collection<? extends ResponsibleParty> getRecipients()
          Person(s), or body(ies), to receive results of requirement.
 RequestedDate getRequestedDate()
          Required or preferred acquisition date and time.
 Collection<? extends ResponsibleParty> getRequestors()
          Origin of requirement.
 Collection<? extends Plan> getSatisfiedPlans()
          Plan that identifies solution to satisfy the requirement.
 

Method Detail

getCitation

@UML(identifier="citation",
     obligation=OPTIONAL,
     specification=ISO_19115_2)
Citation getCitation()
Identification of reference or guidance material for the requirement.

Returns:
Identification of reference or guidance material.

getIdentifier

@UML(identifier="identifier",
     obligation=MANDATORY,
     specification=ISO_19115_2)
Identifier getIdentifier()
Unique name, or code, for the requirement.

Returns:
Unique name or code.

getRequestors

@UML(identifier="requestor",
     obligation=MANDATORY,
     specification=ISO_19115_2)
Collection<? extends ResponsibleParty> getRequestors()
Origin of requirement.

Returns:
Origin of requirement.

getRecipients

@UML(identifier="recipient",
     obligation=MANDATORY,
     specification=ISO_19115_2)
Collection<? extends ResponsibleParty> getRecipients()
Person(s), or body(ies), to receive results of requirement.

Returns:
Person(s), or body(ies), to receive results.

getPriority

@UML(identifier="priority",
     obligation=MANDATORY,
     specification=ISO_19115_2)
Priority getPriority()
Relative ordered importance, or urgency, of the requirement.

Returns:
Relative ordered importance, or urgency.

getRequestedDate

@UML(identifier="requestedDate",
     obligation=MANDATORY,
     specification=ISO_19115_2)
RequestedDate getRequestedDate()
Required or preferred acquisition date and time.

Returns:
Required or preferred acquisition date and time.

getExpiryDate

@UML(identifier="expiryDate",
     obligation=MANDATORY,
     specification=ISO_19115_2)
Date getExpiryDate()
Date and time after which collection is no longer valid.

Warning: The return type of this method may change in GeoAPI 3.1 release. It may be replaced by a type matching more closely either ISO 19108 (Temporal Schema) or ISO 19103.

Returns:
Date and time after which collection is no longer valid.

getSatisfiedPlans

@UML(identifier="satisfiedPlan",
     obligation=OPTIONAL,
     specification=ISO_19115_2)
Collection<? extends Plan> getSatisfiedPlans()
Plan that identifies solution to satisfy the requirement.

Returns:
Plan that identifies solution to satisfy the requirement.


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